Notre Dame grabs three event titles and numerous top-five placements
Track & field will aim for top qualifying marks this weekend
Men and women show strength in 400-meter hurdles at GINA Relays
Jade Barber, relays provide highlights in Des Moines
Big Ten prevails in conference showdown
AS A SOPHOMORE: Took part in 11 track meets as a sophomore … placed third in the 800 meters at the Blue and Gold Invitational to begin the season … led Irish finishers with a fourth-place finish in the 600 meters at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (1:22.30) … placed sixth in the 800 at the Notre Dame Invitational (1:53.78) … competed with the ninth-place distance medley relay team (Billy Dolan, John Rutkowski, Christopher Quinn) and came in 36th in the open 800 at the Razorback Invitational … member of the third-place DMR (Quinn, Rutkowski, Dolan) at the Meyo Invitational … competed in the 800 and DMR at the ACC Indoor Championships … ran with Kirk Hansen, Grant Koch and Patrick O’Connell in the 4x800 relay at the Texas Relays (eighth; 7:45.96) … also competed in the 400 meters at the Bobcat Invitational … finished seventh in the 800 at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge … placed 16th in the 800 meters championship at the Gina Relays … came in 22nd in the 800 at the Jesse Owens Track Classic ... earned a monogram.
AS A FRESHMAN:Did not run during the cross country season ... competed in five meets during the indoor track & field season ... finished 22nd of 36 runners at ACC Indoor Championships preliminary 800m run (1:55.19) ... also finished 22nd of 37 runners at the ACC Outdoor Championships preliminary 800m run (1:52.13).
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Graduated from La Salle High School (North Wales, Pa.) in the spring of 2013 ... earned 12 letters in cross country and indoor and outdoor track & field ... senior year, ran a personal record in the 5K (16:28), placing 23rd at the Pennsylvania state meet ... lead off leg for the indoor state meet-winning distance medley relay team ... ran a lifetime personal record in the 800m (1:51) in outdoor track & field ... junior year placed fourth at the indoor state meet 800m (1:54) ... led off distance medley relay team at the Penn Relays, placing third in the 1,200m (3:05) ... helped lead La Salle to three Catholic League Championships ... has earned all-catholic, all-district and all-state honors ... was a member of the National Honors Society ... member of the Lab Manager Program ... awarded the Montgomery Country Triangle Club "Dannehower" award, which is given to the student who best exemplifies the attributes of scholarship, athletics and service ... full name is Andrew Joseph Stone ... born in Allentown, Pa. ... son of Charles and Mary Stone ... has one sister ... is enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business pursuing a degree in Information Technology Management.